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Lady Cougars Rebound, Grab First Win of 2015

Behind the efficient free throw shooting of senior, Chelsie Birchell, and a strong 17 point 2nd quarter, the Lady Cougar basketball team gained the separation it needed to come away from Ben Lomond High School with a 46-30 victory. The win snaps a three-game losing skid for the Cougars. Birchell lead Union in scoring with

Champion Bullrider, Joe Frost, Honored at Union Wrestling Match

While home from Oklahoma Panhandle State University for Christmas break, Union Cougar Athletics seized the opportunity to recognize the accomplishments of former Cougar wrestler and former Uintah Basin Rodeo Club member, Joe Frost. Frost, a UHS 2011 graduate, served as Union’s student body president and was a participant in wrestling. He also competed in high

Cougars Take Down Morgan

The Union Cougars continued their strong wrestling Wednesday night defeating the Morgan Trojans, 45-25 at Union High School. Parker Elison, McKoy Richards, Keldon Collins, and Kenneth Ross won their matches by falls while Wyatt Perry, Doug Brown, and Dillon Gurr were victorious by decision. Colton Secrest and Chase Boyd won by forfeit while Charlie Bingham

Gurr and Perry Represent at Utah All-Star Duals–Gurr Wins Match!

Two of Utah’s best high school wrestlers, Union’s Dillon Gurr (182) and Wyatt Perry (120), represented Union High and the 3A classification Tuesday night in the Utah High School Simplii All-Star Duals at the UCCU Center in Orem, Utah. Union’s Gurr (3A) defeated South Sevier’s Brock Bastian (wild card) with a fall in the 2nd

Five Cougar Wrestlers Fight for Championships at Best of West Tourney

Keldon Collins lead the Cougar Wrestlers at the Best of the West Tournament held in Tooele, Utah last weekend placing first in the 195 weight division and helping the Cougars garner a third place team finish. Also wrestling in the championship rounds ear ning runner-up status were Kenneth Ross (285), Dillon Gurr (182), McKoy Richards

Cougars Fall to Spartans in OT

The Cougars took a two point lead with just under two minutes left in the game, but couldn’t hold on as the Emery Spartans defended their home court Monday night with an overtime win 51-48. Down by two with 13 seconds left in regulation, the Cougars, lead by Tye Winterton and Austin Stewart,  came out

Hailie Crozier Receives Volleyball All-state Honor

After a tremendous team run at the 3A State Volleyball Tournament this fall, Union’s Hailie Crozier was named to the 3A All-state Third Team. Crozier, senior, and four-year participant, played OPP for the Cougars. The Cougars finished the season with an 18-14 record and a 5th place finish at the 3A state tournament held at

Balanced Cowboy Attack Too Much For Cougars

Brady Nielsen’s 17 points and Austin Stewart’s 16 were not enough to offset five Grantsville players who scored in double figures for the Cowboys as the Cougars came up short 68-52 last night at Union High School. The Cougars cut into the Grantsville lead several times getting as close as six points throughout the game

Lady Cougars Can’t Overcome Halftime Deficit

Despite a strong third quarter offensive effort, the Union Girls’ basketball team was unable to overcome a seven point halftime deficit at Emery last night, falling 56-47. Lexi Anderson led the Cougars with 15 points but it wasn’t enough as the Cougars gave up double figure scoring in each of the first to quarters going

Cougar Wrestlers Hang Tough with Uintah

Despite being short two varsity wrestlers due to injury, the Cougar Wrestling squad fought valiantly in a 48-27 loss at Union on Wednesday, December 17. Colton Secrest, Kenneth Ross, Doug Brown, and Wyatt Evans (J.V.) pinned their opponents while Dillon Gurr, Keldon Collins, Wyatt Perry and Christian Llamas (J.V.) defeated their opponents in three rounds.